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EmPower Luncheon

On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020 at 10:30 AM

Join Us!

EmPower Luncheon
featuring Cindy McCain

Wednesday, April 22
10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
1721 W Canal St
Milwaukee, WI 53233

Individual tickets are $85 – register now using the form below!

Each year, we come together at this inspiring event to stand with survivors of interpersonal violence and to learn more about effective ways to build support and awareness. This year, we invite you to join us for a conversation about the realities and prevalence of human trafficking, an issue that been documented in every single county of Wisconsin.

The Women’s Center is proud to be part of a local team leading the efforts to prevent this crime. As a co-chair of the Waukesha County Anti-Human Trafficking Task Force and the county’s oldest resource supporting survivors of this traumatic experience, we hope you join us to hear from another leader in this fight: Cindy McCain, Chairman of the Board of the McCain Institute, and our 2020 Empower Luncheon keynote speaker.

Sponsorship opportunities available, starting at $1,500.
Email Carly your completed registration form
to secure your spot today!

Cindy Hensley McCain has dedicated her life to improving the lives of those less fortunate both in the United States and around the world. As the Chairman of the Board of the McCain Institute for International Leadership at Arizona State University, she oversees the organization’s focus on advancing character-driven global leadership based on security, economic opportunity, freedom and human dignity.

Cindy also chairs the Institute’s Human Trafficking Advisory Council.  This is an issue she cares deeply about and is committed to ending in Arizona, throughout the United States and around the world, as well as working to improve the lives of victims of human trafficking. Through her work with the McCain Institute, several partnerships have been formed with anti-trafficking organizations working on solving various aspects of the problem.  She also serves as co-chair of the Arizona Governor’s Council on human trafficking.

In addition to her work at the McCain Institute, she serves on the Board of Directors of Project C.U.R.E and the Advisory Boards of Too Small To Fail and Warriors and Quiet Waters. Cindy holds an undergraduate degree in Education and a Master’s in Special Education from USC and is a member of the USC Rossier School of Education Board of Councilors.

Cindy is the Chairman of her family’s business, Hensley Beverage Company, which is one of the largest Anheuser-Busch distributors in the nation.  Cindy is the wife of the late U.S. Senator John McCain.  Together, they have four children.

Thank You To Our Sponsors!

Platinum Sponsors:

Gold Sponsors:

Silver Sponsors:
American Transmission Co.
First Business Bank
Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin
GE Healthcare
Oberlin Filter Company

Bronze Sponsors:
Allcon, LLC
Bader Rutter
Arthur & Susan Blazek
First Bank Financial Centre
Allan and Mary Ellen Froehlich
Julia Kellogg at Keller Williams Realty
Marie F Kingsbury
Landmark Credit Union
M3 Insurance
Shorewest Realtors Brookfield/Waukesha Office
von Briesen & Roper, S.C.
Wells Fargo Advisors
We Energies Foundation
Wintrust Commercial Banking at Town Bank
Wisconsin Center District
Sharon Wood